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Great walk out to beautiful views

A little hard to find the trail; have to walk across a beach to get to the trail which is not well... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Oakland, California
Short walk with amazing views

Nice walk with amazing harbor and ocean views. Culminates with a historic light house at the SE... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Boston, Massachusetts
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“south head”(22 reviews)
“nudist beach”(8 reviews)
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A little hard to find the trail; have to walk across a beach to get to the trail which is not well marked. However, it is a terrific walk out to the cliffs and a wonderful view of waves crashing against the rocks on the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice walk with amazing harbor and ocean views. Culminates with a historic light house at the SE most point of land on the Sydney Harbor.. Begins at the South Cove Beach which has nice views of downtown Sydney in the distance. Skirts a clothing option...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed seeing the entrance to the Sydney Harbor! The lighthouse was beautiful. There are bathrooms at the top and we could refill our water bottles. Wear sunscreen!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GAMomof3boys
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

比起雪梨的兩件寶,Watson Bay算是不是很多遊客的景點。沿途風景實在美麗,可以在Hornby Lighthouse 遠眺感受到太平洋的壯闊宏偉!記得帶足夠飲用水,沿途沒有tap water

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CLZZ
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Must see ! A short walk with stunning views of the bay . Much better around the sunset hours for golden photos .

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank kaparunakis
Reviewed 11 November 2018

reasonably easy slightly undulating walk with good fences and path well maintained . There is also a couple of Walter sprinklers on the route .

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ptrabant
Reviewed 30 October 2018

I have done this walk at least 15 times, easy to drive to and park, walk across the sand (near the kiosk) up the walk way and an easy walk out past the nudie beach to the headland walk which is a loop. There are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank mrteenee
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We caught the ferry from Circular Quay to Watsons Bay and had printed out the Heritage Trail walking notes. The walk starts as you step off the wharf. This was great as it gave you directions but also historic information about the key points along...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank WoodgateFamily
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We went by ferry to Watson’s Bay and then walked around the South Head Heritage trail. A little hilly but the views over the coastline as well as towards the city are just fabulous. I took a lot of photos and plan to return for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 993anitat
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Simply a must do when visiting Sydney is the walk along south head. Plenty to see and do along the way and photo opportunities everywhere.

Date of experience: September 2017
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27 March 2018|
Response from AliceR641 | Reviewed this property |
I travelled from Circular Quay to Watsons Bay which is the name of the stop. From there head left along the waterside then up then left again, we came across a beach which we walked past to get to South Head, there is... More